Ofer Eldar

Duke University School of Law

Associate Professor of Law and Finance

210 Science Drive

Box 90362

Durham, NC 27708

United States

Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

Box 90120

Durham, NC 27708-0120

United States

Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative

215 Morris St., Suite 300

Durham, NC 27701

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Role of Social Enterprise and Hybrid Organizations

Columbia Business Law Review, Vol. 1, 2017, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 485
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 15 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2017
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, theory of the firm, nonprofits, benefit corporations

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Regulatory Competition and the Market for Corporate Law

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Forthcoming; Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 528.
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 30 May 2019
Ofer Eldar and Lorenzo Magnolfi
Duke University School of Law and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Regulatory Competition, Corporate Governance, Anti-Takeover Statutes, Directors and Officers Liability, Delaware, Nevada, Discrete Choice Models, Inertia

Vote-Trading in International Institutions

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Oct 2007
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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Vote-trading, vote-buying, international law, international institutions, economic analysis

Vote-Trading in International Institutions

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 3-41, 2008
Posted: 22 Jun 2008
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law

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Common Ownership and Startup Growth

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-42, Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3406205
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Jun 2019
Duke University School of Law, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Georgetown University McDonough School of Business
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Entrepreneurship, Startups, Private Firms, Corporate Governance, Common Ownership, Fiduciary Duty, Duty of Loyalty, Conflict of Interest, Corporate Opportunity Waivers, Board of Directors, Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), Venture Capital, Raising Capital

Reform of IMF Conditionality - a Proposal for Self-Imposed Conditionality

IILJ Working Paper No. 2005/10
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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Reform of IMF Conditionality - a Proposal for Self-Imposed Conditionality

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2005
Posted: 12 Aug 2005
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law

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IMF, International Monetary Fund, Conditionality, Accountability, Transparency, Economics, International Institutions, Global Administrative Law

Reform of IMF Conditionality: A Proposal for Self-Imposed Conditionality

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 8, Issue 2, pp. 509-549, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law

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anaemia management, cost-effectiveness, dose, epoetin, safety and tolerability, subcutaneous administration

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Designing Business Forms to Pursue Social Goals

Virginia Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-33
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 May 2019 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2019
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, theory of the firm, non-profits, development, subsidies, program-related investments, business organizations, corporate governance

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The Enduring Distinction Between Business Entities and Security Interests

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 2
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2019
Ofer Eldar and Andrew Verstein
Duke University School of Law and Wake Forest University School of Law
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Entities, Security Interests, Creditors, Debt, Priorities, Securitizations, Captive Insurance, Mutual Funds, Article 9, Bankruptcy Remoteness

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Federal Forum Provisions and the Internal Affairs Doctrine

Harvard Business Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 19-009, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 646, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-58
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2020
Dhruv Aggarwal, Albert H. Choi and Ofer Eldar
Yale University, Law School, Students, University of Michigan Law School and Duke University School of Law
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corporate law, forum selection, securities litigation, internal affairs, Delaware, private ordering

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Does Government Play Favorites? Evidence from Opportunity Zones

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
Ofer Eldar and Chelsea Garber
Duke University School of Law and Duke University - Department of Economics
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Opportunity Zones, Development, Administrative Discretion, Social Entrepreneurship, Taxation, Subsidies

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The Organization of Social Enterprises: Transacting versus Giving

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-44
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2019
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, theory of the firm, non-profits, development, subsidies

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Will Delaware Be Different? An Empirical Study of TC Heartland and the Shift to Defendant Choice of Venue

104 Cornell Law Review 101 (2018), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-43
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2019
Ofer Eldar and Neel U. Sukhatme
Duke University School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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patent litigation; forum selling; forum shopping; patent trolls; patent assertion entities; event study; Eastern District of Texas; District of Delaware; corporate litigation; bankruptcy filing; regulatory competition

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Can Lax Corporate Law Increase Shareholder Value? Evidence from Nevada

Journal of Law and Economics, 61, no. 4 (2018): 555-605
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2019
Ofer Eldar
Duke University School of Law
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Regulatory competition, Director liability, Takeovers, Shareholder litigation, Corporate Law, Nevada